Lewis is Founder and Managing Director of EdmissionUK, a London-based consultancy advising students and families globally on UK Higher Education, Music and The Arts.

He was awarded a PhD from Queens’ College, Cambridge, in 2000 for his work on Nikos Kazantzakis. From 2001-2003 he was Lecturer in Religion, Philosophy and The Arts at Canterbury Christ Church University. From 2004-2009, Lewis was President of the UK Shostakovich Society. He was also the writer and producer of the documentary The Unknown Shostakovich (Sky Arts).

Lewis is also a respected playwright: his debut play was 'Like a Chemist from Canada' and his next play 'And It Rained All Night' is planned for 2018. He is also Trustee of a newly-formed Theatre company and was an Executive Producer of the UK Premiere of Kazantzakis’ Comedy in 2014.

Lewis has a very personal interest in autism. He is the author of the Archie’s Way children’s ebooks, all proceeds of which go to autism charities, which have endorsed by leading Professors from Oxford, Cambridge and London, as well as high-profile public personalities.